Professor Paints Walls with Red Spirit

Students breezing through the hallways of the New University Center may notice a vibrant painting, created by a faculty member, next to the bookstore and Cougar Xpress Mini Mart.

Remembering Next Summer | Justin Tijerina/The Daily Cougar School of Art associate professor Aaron Parazette painted the colorful mural entitled, "Remembering Next Summer,"
in the New University Center to bring inspiration and positivity to current and future Cougars.
Justin Tijerina/The Daily Cougar

Along with cozy lounge areas and a fully stocked food court, the New UC offers a mesmerizing orange, red, yellow and white mural painted by School of Art associate professor and artist Aaron Parazette.

Parazette has been part of the Cougar family since 1997 and has also featured his work in solo exhibitions in local and national museums.

This vivid painting, "Remembering Next Summer," is a piece created by using his signature geometric designs and bright, or as Parazette says, "high-key," colors that catch the attention of students and staff.

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